You will get an assortment, 5 different species of Cacti and Succulents growing in 1.75" pots, similar to the ones pictured. The exact varieties vary with the season. Many people tend to think that cacti and succulents are too difficult to care for and decide against even buying them. As it turns out, many people are simply caring for them too much or too often. Cacti and succulents will do quite well under the same conditions which would be considered neglect with other plants.